Community Update: KAFASI receives Otto Bremer Trust Grant
Published On: December 5th, 2023
Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, Inc (KAFASI) received a grant totaling 65,000 from Otto Bremer Trust for general operations to provide programs and services to promote healthy aging and to support and encourage strong families and connected communities through volunteer opportunities. These funds are imperative as they allow us to operate at the highest level and provide the best quality of service we can.
The Otto Bremer Trust is a private charitable trust based in St. Paul, Minn. Created in 1944 by business and community leader Otto Bremer, it is committed to supporting a better quality of life for residents of Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, and Wisconsin. Since its founding, OBT has invested more than $1 billion in people, places, and opportunities in its region. Visit ottobremer.org
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